MIXTAPE IV is the fourth edition of our MIXTAPE series, a compilation that began as a stream in LEPORK NEWS, and that its last two editions can be downloaded legally and freely in LEPORK RECORDS. This time we have the honour of having Argies, one of the best punk bands from the city of Rosario, Argentina, who have already played a lot of shows in many cities of Latin America and Europe. Argies participates with a song that will be part of a new CD that will be release in mid-2008. Besides... Topics: punk, south america, Argentina, Chile
Como Siempre it´s Lucas Bargen, 23 years old.From buenos aires, argentina, the city he calls the monster and it´s always trying to escape from and go back to. Como siempre´s songs are a big,a huge catharsis, that´s his way to survive. His first album is "The Shining On Our Names" 16 songs written in the past two years, in different places, with different instruments, with different sounds, with different moods and subjects, the same as the lyrics. All witten by himself for with... Topics: acoustic, Argentina, South America
ALL THE HATS (also known as ATH) is a four piece band that took its first musical steps in the local scene of Rosario/Argentina in 2001.Their members used to play in different punk rock groups from the area. Shortly after, they released their first album “Rent a Hat and Join Us”, an EP with 5 songs all sung in english. At that time their sound was mostly influenced by the likes of Social Distortion, The Clash and Rancid, just to name a few.In 2003, following extensive touring and live...
Metamorfica is a band from Buenos Aires,Argentina. It was founded by Mariela and Alejandra, who met in 1998 and started writing songs together in 2000, both as singers and acustic guitar players. To add rock to their compositions, they decided to start looking for bandmates. In 2003, they met Juan Manuel (drums) and Adrian (bass). Having been together since then, they all developed both a musical and a humanly enriching relationship. In 2005, after a big band effort, they started recording and... Topics: punk, rock, South America, Argentina
Las Vin Up was formed in late 2007 in the south of Greater Buenos Aires. The female trio started rehearsing her first punk rock songs with catchy choruses and bubblegum rhythms, with lyrics about rare boys and bizarre situations. After a few practices, the band performed live for the first time in a Buenos Aires venue receiving a great acclaim and enthusiasm from the public, so decided to record his first four songs, collected in their demo entitled "Gordas Putas" while the band... Topics: punk, purnk rock, Argentina, Buenos Aires
MIXTAPE III is the new volume of the MIXTAPE SERIES. The first two volumes (MIXTAPE and MIXTAPE2) were only available as stream albums. You can still find them in LEPORK NEWS webzine. In our continued effort to promote the sound of the South American underground, this new volume will include a mix of punk, rock and hardcore from the most representative bands from Argentina and Chile Visit our website: www.leporkrecords.com Topics: punk, hardcore, South America, Argentina, Chile
Charged with pop-punk hooks and melodies, along with perceptive and thoughtful lyrics, the band brings a taste of something new to the music scene in Montevideo. With a brand new Ep in hand, Riverdale is set to take their craft one step further and expose themselves to as much audience as they can. With Nicolás Moreno, on vocals and bass; David Lazar, on guitar and back-up vocals; Manuel Curiel, on lead guitar; and Felipe Magnani, on drums, the band takes the year 2009 as a challenge and plans...
Distraccion Masiva's first EP for LEPORK RECORDS. Distracción Masiva is a post-hardcore/pop punk band from Buenos Aires, Argentina. It means "Mass Distraction" in Spanish. They're currently formed as a rock quartet, with Santiago Vilar (vocals/bass), Ulises Uno (lead guitar/vocals), Gabriel Carrizo (rythm guitar) and Julián Yori (drums). They started playing in 2003 as a trio, until Gabriel joined the band in 2005. The band has been influenced by many artists in recent years, which... Topics: punk, hardcore, Argentina
Mamushkas is a great band from Buenos Aires, Argentina with a sound that mix punk, rock and ska. “MHKS EP” is a EP with six songs that you can find in their LP “Mamushkas” released by Tomy Gun Records. Topic: punk rock, Argentina
Breaking Circle was born in the year 2001 in Santa Fe City, Santa Fe, Argentina. Its members met each other in a musical institute and they started the band under the name of Fussion. Due to commercial issues it changed its name on 2009. The line up has stayed unaltered since the begining of the band though its music has developed from a classic punk to a pop punk/melodic hardcore sound. In 2005 they recorded a demo to show this new style, but the recording of a LP was delayed because of the...
Rudos Wild is a raucous, in your face punk and punkabilly band from Montevideo, Uruguay. Rudos Wild has been performing their brand of punkabilly and psychobilly influenced punk rock since the bandsâ formation in early 2003 by founding member Claudio âPeyoâ Barrios (guitar and vocals). Peyo (pronounced Petcho) later recruited Camilo Falco (guitar), Leo âEvil 666â (bass, vocals) and Sancho âPig Horseâ (drums) to form the current lineup. Rudos Wild has always performed straight up classic... Topics: Punk, Montevideo, Uruguay
MIXTAPE V is the fifth edition of our MIXTAPE series, a compilation that began as a stream in LEPORK NEWS, and that its last two editions can be downloaded legally and freely in LEPORK RECORDS. Again, we have the honour of having Argies, one of the best punk bands from the city of Rosario, Argentina, who have already played a lot of shows in many cities of Latin America and Europe and they are participating with a song from their new album. Also, you will listen to Los Perex a hardcore punk...
Litz started in 2004 in Paraná, Argentina, with the simple idea of making their favorite music with friends. After some months they had a couple of songs, and in November 28, 2004, Litz played their frist show, in a little skate park with a couple of local bands. In that days Litz play something like a melodic power punk, but show to show they started to make their music sound better, so in the middle of 2006 they decided to record their first album called “…Y Sonar”, a releases with 13...
The Bear Season is a five piece punk band from Montevideo, Uruguay. Formed on March 2009 , their sound can be described as a blend of pop punk, hardcore, indie always trying to introduce new elements to their music provided by the wide variety of influences each member has. The result is a solid and powerful outfit ready to play as much as possible. Their first EP is set to be released by the beginning of September and it will be available for free downloading. Ale Nario – Vocals Santiago de... Topics: punk, music, Uruguay
Jinetes Fantasmas is the first band of psychobilly from Mar del Plata (Buenos Aires, Argentina). After a few lineup changes the band is formed with the members that today are part of it: Leandro (Voice and Guitar), Gabba (Guitar and Vocals), Dr. Satanico (bass and vocals) and Bronca (drums and vocals .) Born in August 2009, the band until today has a lot of concerts, sharing the stage with bands from the local scene like Blindbox, Vida Viciosa, Osmosis, K-Mello Records, DejaVu, Ni Lo Pienses,... Topic: psychobilly Argentina netlabel
Thousand Needles is a band from Jakarta, Indonesia. Formed in March 2006 with Ipoel (bass, vocals), Hafiedz (guitar, vocals), Mpazz (guitar) and Rama (drums). In February 2007 Rama resign and was replaced by Gevi. Thousand Needles play melodic / pop-punk, with fast drum beat accompanied by bass and two guitars, with lyrics about the light on daily life and a cheerful rhythm. Topics: punk, Indonesia, Jakarta
TimTom Guerilla is from Bielefeld/Germany and was formed in 2007. Itâs a band between the devil and the deep blue sea: children of the eighties, grown up in the nineties and now, after the first decade of the 21st century, in the middle of something like a creative midlife crisis. The typical instruments of any rock-band â guitar, drums and bass â are accompanied by the trombone of bandleader and singer TimTom. Punk, Rock, Reggae and melodies you can sing (or shout) along to â thatâs the... Topics: punk, rock, reggea, Germany
Originated from southern Buenos Aires, Despierta Tu Mente begins the journey back in 2003, when punk and melodic hardcore were gaining more presence in the scene. In June 2006, they edit their first debut record "Simple Melodia", under the wings of Javier Suarez, who worked on the mixing and supervision. Javier has also been involved with bands such as: Clinch, Nive Lives, Shaila, etc. No Rules records took care of the mastering. In November of that same year, they participated in the... Topics: punk, south america
"Donde Esta MDA?" is the first release of M.d.A. M.d.A. is a band founded in Buenos Aires in winter 2006. In the first formation Jordan and Nacho leaded the band. They knew each other as children and met again after years of knowing anything one from each other. Talking about how to generate a change in the local scene, they discovered grunge sounds mixed with new punk styles coming from the United States. During a travel through Latin America Jordan brings in his mind... Topics: punk, grunge, Buenos Aires, Argentina
No Soy Quien Crees (single) is a two songs single released by the netlabel LEPORK RECORDS, thus anticipating what will be his first official LP "Un Segundo de Calma" that will be release in the late 2010. Topics: 23 Otoños, punk, Argentina
Pianosa is a hardcore punk band from Glasgow, Scotland. The band formed in 2009 and in 2010 they release their first EP âCorrecting Last Nightâs Mistakesâ. In 2011, the band recorded five more songs and put them together with their EP to create their first LP âEmpty Spaceâ Members: Ross â Vox, Eoin â Bass Bil â Guitar Grant â Drums Topics: hardcore, Glasgow, Scotland
Condena is a band from Rosario, Santa Fe , Argentina. The band formed in 2006 and has been played in all sorts of small venues. In 2009 to open the show from the legendary band Down By Law during their visit to Rosario and presented for the first time in Buenos Aires with All the Hats. Their music is mainly influenced by punk rock bands such as Bad Religion, Rise Against, Ramones, Social Distortion, The Offspring, Sum41, Blink182 and Alkaline Trio, although Loey (singer, guitarist and driving... Topics: punk, Argentina, Rosario South American
Kennel was founded in 2008 after a small meeting between Zayot, Brando Paolo Noize and Skiappo. The band started to write and compose their own songs in Italian, with biting lyrics and a musical style reminiscent of the punk-core. In the same year they release their first album âLa Tv Piccante!â that contains 17 tracks. In 2009, the band changed the style of music and composed nine songs in hardcore style, contained in the album âMenzogneâ of 2009. In March 2010, the band welcomed Burla,... Topics: hardcore, Italy
Bigtop is a power pop punk band from Rosario / Santa Fe / Argentina. Since mid-2008 the band began to take its first steps in local stages and work in "GO", their first song that formed part of the 1st Sampler of the band, which saw a promotional video clip under the production Hernan Roperto and artistic collaboration GS (All the Hats / Malone). Prior to this project, Luciano Moreyra (vocals-guitar) and FranFran Cavallone (drumms) coincided with the punk rock band "Tercer... Topics: punk, south america, Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
In the year 2004, in the city of Mar del Plata, Argentina was born Blindbox with the then name of "Out Of Laws" This was the first formation Nico (current singer and guitarist) Gaston(current drummer), Pablo (founder of the band and current professional skateboarder) and Sofia (the first bass player and current professional photographer). They gathered to make their first songs in the garage of Gaston to write about their experiences as adolescents and their desire to annoy and... Topics: punk, Argentina
Hyntu was formed in the early nineties in the scene BAHC (Buenos Aires hardcore) sharing the stage with bands like DAJ (Diferentes Actitudes Juveniles) N.D.I. (No Demuestra Interes), and most of the bands on the scene. Refounded in 2001, after five years, the band comes out again with new members and an EP entitled “HYNTU”. In this new stage, the band performed with international bands such, NOFX (USA), Millencolin (Sweden), Bouncing Souls (USA), BBS paranoid (Chile), and played in several... Topics: punk, Argentina